James Kelly papers, 1951-1980

Kelly, James, b. 1913
Painter
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.4 linear ft. (214 items)

Collection Summary: Biographical data; letters; exhibition catalogs and announcements; printed matter; financial material; a scrapbook of xeroxed copies of clippings; sketches; and slides and photographs of Kelly and his paintings, including a photograph of Kelly, Hassel Smith, Roy De Forrest and others in Richard Brodney's San Francisco studio, taken by Kyle Morris, ca. 1952.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; New York City; b. in Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 19, 1913.

Donated 1980 by James Kelly.

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